We often get questions about whether giving smaller, “consolation prize,” grants to Finalists who are not selected as our grant recipients at our Annual Meeting is a good practice. The Impact 100 Model is clear in specifying the minimum grant size for Impact 100 chapters is $100,000. Here is why we would caution you on [...]
In the summer of 2016, Impact 100 Council engaged focus groups to better ascertain how the outside world views the Impact 100 model. In very short order we learned that a) most people had never heard of Impact 100 but b) were completely blown away by the strength of the model and to your commitment [...]
As you may know, Impact 100 Pensacola Bay Area has enjoyed a relationship with Lamar Advertising, (THE Billboard people) for many years. The Lamar people are gracious enough to electronically “announce” the number of members in Pensacola each year at the exact moment the announcement is made at the Impact 100 “live” event by synching [...]
Many Impact 100 chapters requested the infographic we created to describe our process. Feel free to use it on your website, on social media and in your communications. the-impact-100-model
These infographics are downloadable as .pdf files. Please share them with your Impact 100 chapter membership as a way of celebrating these remarkable milestones in 2018!
In 2014, Wendy Steele, Founder of the Impact 100 Model, gave a TEDx talk in Boca Raton, Florida. In this 11-minute presentation, she tells how and why she created Impact 100. Many Impact 100 chapters post this talk on their website, social media and email to prospective members. Please feel free to share this talk [...]